237: The Self-Empowered Woman: Svetlana Alexievich

Dear Followers, During the past couple of weeks there has been a lot of attention devoted to the fact that Bob Dylan just won the Nobel Prize for … [Read more...]

235: The Self-Empowered Woman: Anne-France Dautheville

                                 Dear Followers, Just like you, I’m always on the lookout for stories about inspiring women. Last month, while I … [Read more...]

230: The Self-Empowered Woman: Inventions by Women

           Dear Followers, In honor of THE 17 TRAITS OF SELF-EMPOWERED WOMEN, here’s a list of important contributions made by (relatively … [Read more...]

228: The Self-Empowered Woman: Women In Hollywood

Dear Followers, As moviegoers, we like to think that conditions have never been better for women in the film industry. Unfortunately, gender bias … [Read more...]

227: The Self-Empowered Woman: Mother Teresa

  Dear Followers, Due to an unfortunate set of circumstances, I was unable to make a Facebook posting for Mother Teresa’s birthday on … [Read more...]

226: The Self-Empowered Woman: Zainab Bangura

Dear Followers: Today I would like to introduce you to an amazing woman who works at the United Nations as part of the effort to help abused women … [Read more...]

225: The Self-Empowered Woman: Heidi Kingstone

  Dear Followers,   The Self-Empowered Woman blog has been on hiatus for way too long because my attention has been focused on … [Read more...]

224: The Self-Empowered Woman: Big Eyes

Dear Followers, There haven’t been any blogs for the past six months because I was hard at work finishing my newest book (a memoir) titled … [Read more...]

221: The Self-Empowered Woman: Ida Tarbell

Dear Followers, Last month, I was lucky enough to attend a lecture by Doris Kearns Goodwin, the Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Bully Pulpit, … [Read more...]

212: The Self-Empowered Woman: Valentine’s Day

 Dear Followers,  Happy Valentine's Day! My creative friend, Sonia Cooper, assembled this graphic as part of her tireless efforts to … [Read more...]